Sample Processing and Preparation

Several facilities offer researchers sample processing:

  • Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences (NDS) Surgical Oncology Research Team - automated sample formatting using the Labman system, DNA/RNA extraction.
  • The MDC Molecular Pathology Team, based in the Molecular Diagnostics Centre - sample processing, cassetting and wax embedding, microtomy (including frozen section cutting), histochemical and immunohistochemical staining, tissue micro array building.